Deidra J Schleicher
John and Deborah Ganoe Professor and Chair, Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship prides itself in having a faculty that excels in research, teaching, and industry connections. Our faculty has published in the most respectable journals in the field including the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of International Business Studies, Research Policy, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Personnel Psychology, and Journal of Management, among others.
Our colleagues have won multiple college, university, and even statewide awards for teaching excellence and we all take great pride in our students’ success in the classroom, in internships, and in their careers. We offer PhD degrees in Management and Entrepreneurship, as well as majors in Management and Entrepreneurship, with tracks that emphasize practical management areas. A degree in management allows students to learn the main aspects of business and acquire skills to become leaders and entrepreneurs, which provides diverse career opportunities.